Dr. Abbi Rickelman
Dr. Abbi was the valedictorian of her class, receiving her doctorate of chiropractic and masters of sports science and rehabilitation from Logan University in 2013. She currently co-owns Designed 2 Move Chiropractic & Sports Rehabilitation with her husband, Dr. Aaron, in Ankeny, IA. The mission of their practice is to treat every patient as an athlete because simply put, movement is life. No matter the patient, functional movement is the goal, to maximize human performance on or off the field. This is also true for pregnancy and the motherhood transition. Dr. Abbi strives to help mothers in the prenatal and postpartum stages, wherever they may be, helping them be the best version of themselves, through one of life's most precious moments.
She enjoys any and all fitness related activities. Dr. Abbi is a member of North Ankeny CrossFit, loves running and cycling on local trails, is an avid golfer, and spends most of her summer weekends on the lake. Additionally, she is a member of Keystone Church in Ankeny and is actively involved volunteering in the nursery and on the greeting team. She and her husband are residents of Ankeny, living just a couple blocks from their office, with their pup Milo.
Dr. Elizabeth Sweers
Dr. Liz is an Iowa native who currently lives in Clive with her husband, Aaron, and daughter, Yvonne (Eve, 1). She loves to be outdoors and participates in many activities such as slow-pitch softball, kickball, volleyball and running. She also enjoys travelling to visit her family and several nieces and nephews. She was born and raised in Odebolt, IA as the sixth of seven children. She graduated from Odebolt-Arthur high school and went to the University of Iowa where she achieved her BS degree in Integrative Physiology. She then attended Logan University in St. Louis, MO where she obtained a BS in Human Biology and a Doctorate of Chiropractic. She graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2014 and is now the chiropractic physician at Sweers Family Chiropractic.
Dr. Liz utilizes several treatment techniques to fit every patient’s needs. The majority of her treatments utilize manual adjustments, acupuncture, active rehab and tool-assisted soft tissue release to treat joint, muscle and nerve issues in the spine and extremities. Dr. Liz loves treating pediatric, prenatal and postpartum patients. She is Webster certified and is an ICPA certified pediatric chiropractor candidate (currently taking test). Her philosophy is that with regular chiropractic care, core strength and exercise, and proper diet, you and your loved ones can live without pain!